Do’s Of SMP:
- Keep your scalp clean: Use a mild shampoo and avoid using any hair styling products for at least a week after the procedure. You can gently wash your scalp with lukewarm water after 48 hours.
- Use sunscreen: After the SMP procedure, your scalp will be more susceptible to sunburn. Wear a hat or use sunscreen to protect your scalp when going outside.
- Be gentle with your scalp: Avoid scratching or picking at your scalp, and be gentle when drying your hair.
- Keep the scalp dry: Avoid swimming or any activities that may cause excessive sweating for at least a week after the procedure.
- Keep expectations real : Images on the internet could be misleading .
- Stay hydrated: Drink plenty of water and avoid alcohol and caffeine for the first few days after the procedure. Staying hydrated will help your scalp heal faster.
7 .Protect your scalp from the sun: If you must go out in the sun, wear a hat or use a sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 to protect your scalp.
8. Take it easy: Try to avoid activities that may cause excessive sweating or stress for the first few days after the procedure.
10. Be patient: It takes time for the scalp to fully heal after the procedure. Don’t be alarmed if your scalp looks darker or redder than expected for the first few days.
11 .Use a mild moisturizer: After the first few days, you can use a mild moisturizer to keep your scalp hydrated.
12 .Do keep your expectations Real : Smp is creating dots to look like follicles and it is not a patch or tattoo on the scalp. Dont expect the scalp to look like after using fibers .
13.Sleep on your back: Try to sleep on your back to avoid rubbing your scalp against the pillow
14 .Keep your scalp moisturized: After the first few days, you can use a mild moisturizer to keep your scalp hydrated and prevent itching
15 .Be gentle when brushing your hair: Use a soft-bristled brush or a wide-toothed comb to gently brush your hair, and avoid pulling or tugging at your scalp .
Don’ts Of SMP:
- Don’t shave your head: Avoid shaving your head for at least ten days after the procedure.
- Don’t use harsh products: Avoid using any harsh hair care products such as hair dye, bleach, or peroxide on your scalp for at least a month after the procedure.
- Don’t expose your scalp to extreme heat or cold: Avoid using hair dryers or other heating tools on your scalp and protect your scalp from extreme cold weather.
- Don’t pick at scabs: Allow any scabs to fall off naturally, and avoid picking at them as it can damage the tattooed area.
- Don’t exercise vigorously: Avoid any intense exercise or activities that may cause excessive sweating for at least a week after the procedure.
- Don’t scratch or rub your scalp: It’s important to avoid scratching or rubbing your scalp, as this can cause the pigment to become displaced or even lead to infection.
7. Don’t expose your scalp to chlorine: Avoid swimming in chlorinated pools for at least two weeks after the procedure, as chlorine can irritate your scalp.
8 .Don’t wear tight hats or headbands: Avoid wearing tight hats or headbands for the first few weeks after the procedure, as they can rub against your scalp and cause irritation.
9. Don’t miss your next session : The density is increased by adding dots after every session . Make sure you follow the sessions .
10 .Don’t pick at any scabs or flakes: It’s normal for scabs or flakes to form on your scalp after the procedure. However, it’s important to let them fall off naturally and avoid picking at them, as this can damage the tattooed area.
11.Don’t use saunas or steam rooms: Avoid using saunas or steam rooms for at least two weeks after the procedure, as the heat and moisture can cause the pigment to fade
12 Don’t use hair products with alcohol: Avoid using any hair products that contain alcohol, as they can dry out your scalp and cause the pigment to fade.
13.Don’t scratch or pick at any scabs: It’s important to let any scabs fall off naturally, as picking at them can damage the tattooed area and cause infection.